WoolOn showcases huge talents
Alexandra woman Daphne Randle remains Central Otago’s knitting queen after winning the Mirror- sponsored WoolOn’s supreme award on Saturday night. Judges’ spokeswoman Tracy Kennedy said the dress was technically ‘‘absolutely perfect. It was fully hand-knitted with shaping incorporated and fitted the model beautifully. It was an outstanding piece.’’ Other winners were: Aspiring Auto Court Streetwear: Enchantress by Beverley Muir; Hinton Estate Knitwear: Radiation by Daphne Randle; ATL Menswear: About Face by Laurel Judd; Konica Minolta: Young Designer by Hannah Heslop; Urban Edge Accessory: Bridal Bouquet by Gillian Shaw; Harmony Skin and Beauty Felted: On the Prowl by Laurel Judd; ICL Accountants Avant Garde: Heart Felt by Carolyn Laing; Peter Lyon Shearing Special Occasion: Maid- in Merino by Becs Calder; Supreme Award: Radiation by Daphne Randle. Photos: James Allan
Lineup: The special occasion category.
Felt style: On The Prowl designed by Laurel Judd in the Harmony Skin and Beauty Felted category.
Radiant: Daphne Randle’s supreme award winning design, Radiation.